Imitators of me
). In the principle of considerate love as so clearly shown in chapters 1 Corinthians 8:1-10:33
and in so far as (kaqw
) Paul is himself an imitator of Christ. The preacher is a leader and is bound to set an example or pattern (tupo
) for others ( Titus 2:7
). This verse clearly belongs to the preceding chapter and not to chapter 11.